It seems that this particular industry is making a habit of underpaying staff, after an investigation found almost half of its employers were failing to pay employees correctly.
After an altercation with the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union, a court case is set to take place and could result in a heavy fine for the company involved.
Partners at DLA Piper share their predictions for challenges employers could face in the New Year.
The Maritime Union of Australia has become the first union in Australia to face legal action under federal workplace bullying laws, cementing its identity as a uniquely and controversially operated union.
The verdict is in – there is no implied term of mutual trust and confidence in Australian employment contracts.
In a landmark case, a Melbourne gym is facing legal action in the Federal Circuit Court after ignoring a Fair Work Commission order to pay compensation to an unfairly dismissed employee.
One expert has outlined five indicators that your colleagues see you as a pushover – how can you turn this around?
A recent study showed that employers in Australia are ignoring the growing issue of the national and global skills shortage. Experts share tips on how to turn things around and address the problem before it’s too late.
After protected strike action occurred within the Commonwealth’s largest department, workers who took part were identified using an image of a rodent – but department heads claim it was simply a misunderstanding.